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The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys (2002)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $1,779,284Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 7,093 $1,779,284
All Time Worldwide Box Office 9,146 $1,779,284
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 1,119 $1,779,284
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies 2,286 $1,779,284
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies 2,672 $1,779,284

See the Box Office tab (Domestic) and International tab (International and Worldwide) for more Cumulative Box Office Records.


Movie Details

Production Budget:$12,000,000
Domestic Releases: June 14th, 2002 (Wide) by ThinkFilm
MPAA Rating: R for language, sexual content and youth substance use
Comparisons: vs. Rachel Getting Married
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Keywords: Boarding School, Coming of Age
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Initial Entertainment Group

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 22nd Weekend 962 $1,226 Nov 8, 2002 150
Biggest 22nd Weekend Limited Release 501 $1,226 Nov 8, 2002 150
Theater Average 22nd Weekend Limited Release 427 $613 Nov 8, 2002 150
Biggest Domestic 21st Weekend 1,105 $1,452 Nov 1, 2002 143
Biggest 21st Weekend Limited Release 558 $1,452 Nov 1, 2002 143
Theater Average 21st Weekend Limited Release 430 $726 Nov 1, 2002 143
Biggest Domestic 20th Weekend 1,201 $2,123 Oct 25, 2002 136
Biggest 20th Weekend Limited Release 578 $2,123 Oct 25, 2002 136
Theater Average 20th Weekend Limited Release 495 $708 Oct 25, 2002 136
Biggest Domestic 19th Weekend 1,358 $2,406 Oct 18, 2002 129
Biggest 19th Weekend Limited Release 602 $2,406 Oct 18, 2002 129
Theater Average 19th Weekend Limited Release 744 $481 Oct 18, 2002 129
Biggest Domestic 18th Weekend 1,618 $2,512 Oct 11, 2002 122
Biggest 18th Weekend Limited Release 724 $2,512 Oct 11, 2002 122
Theater Average 18th Weekend Limited Release 820 $502 Oct 11, 2002 122
Biggest Domestic 17th Weekend 1,861 $2,704 Oct 4, 2002 115
Biggest 17th Weekend Limited Release 806 $2,704 Oct 4, 2002 115
Theater Average 17th Weekend Limited Release 999 $451 Oct 4, 2002 115
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 2,177 $2,761 Sep 27, 2002 108
Biggest 16th Weekend Limited Release 943 $2,761 Sep 27, 2002 108
Theater Average 16th Weekend Limited Release 1,133 $460 Sep 27, 2002 108
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 2,612 $1,720 Sep 20, 2002 101
Biggest 15th Weekend Limited Release 1,198 $1,720 Sep 20, 2002 101
Theater Average 15th Weekend Limited Release 1,287 $430 Sep 20, 2002 101
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 2,879 $4,925 Sep 6, 2002 87
Biggest 13th Weekend Limited Release 1,108 $4,925 Sep 6, 2002 87
Theater Average 13th Weekend Limited Release 1,247 $616 Sep 6, 2002 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 3,092 $7,175 Aug 30, 2002 80
Biggest 12th Weekend Limited Release 1,104 $7,175 Aug 30, 2002 80
Theater Average 12th Weekend Limited Release 1,254 $718 Aug 30, 2002 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 3,030 $16,251 Aug 23, 2002 73
Biggest 11th Weekend Limited Release 912 $16,251 Aug 23, 2002 73
Theater Average 11th Weekend Limited Release 956 $1,016 Aug 23, 2002 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 3,541 $13,253 Aug 16, 2002 66
Biggest 10th Weekend Limited Release 1,119 $13,253 Aug 16, 2002 66
Theater Average 10th Weekend Limited Release 1,590 $698 Aug 16, 2002 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 3,872 $15,203 Aug 9, 2002 59
Biggest 9th Weekend Limited Release 1,225 $15,203 Aug 9, 2002 59
Theater Average 9th Weekend Limited Release 1,844 $661 Aug 9, 2002 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 4,031 $23,103 Aug 2, 2002 52
Biggest 8th Weekend Limited Release 1,180 $23,103 Aug 2, 2002 52
Theater Average 8th Weekend Limited Release 2,053 $642 Aug 2, 2002 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 4,161 $37,401 Jul 26, 2002 45
Biggest 7th Weekend Limited Release 1,119 $37,401 Jul 26, 2002 45
Theater Average 7th Weekend Limited Release 1,802 $984 Jul 26, 2002 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 4,259 $60,234 Jul 19, 2002 38
Biggest 6th Weekend Limited Release 1,049 $60,234 Jul 19, 2002 38
Theater Average 6th Weekend Limited Release 1,701 $1,229 Jul 19, 2002 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 4,352 $101,304 Jul 12, 2002 31
Biggest 5th Weekend Limited Release 945 $101,304 Jul 12, 2002 31
Theater Average 5th Weekend Limited Release 1,595 $1,608 Jul 12, 2002 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 4,409 $185,000 Jul 5, 2002 24
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 766 $185,000 Jul 5, 2002 24
Theater Average 4th Weekend Limited Release 1,696 $1,907 Jul 5, 2002 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 4,752 $225,000 Jun 28, 2002 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 746 $225,000 Jun 28, 2002 17
Theater Average 3rd Weekend Limited Release 2,420 $1,800 Jun 28, 2002 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 5,229 $191,000 Jun 21, 2002 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 869 $191,000 Jun 21, 2002 10
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 2,747 $2,513 Jun 21, 2002 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 6,859 $55,000 Jun 14, 2002 3
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 2,053 $55,000 Jun 14, 2002 3
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 2,578 $6,111 Jun 14, 2002 3
Theater Average Limited Release 4,877 $6,111 Jun 14, 2002 3
Top 2002 Theater Average Limited Release 283 $6,111 Jun 14, 2002 3
Never Wide Domestic 1,398 $1,779,284 Jun 14, 2002 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 4,894 $1,779,284 Jun 14, 2002 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 715 116 Jun 14, 2002 0

Cast

Kieran Culkin    Tim Sullivan
Jena Malone    Margie Flynn
Emile Hirsch    Francis Doyle
Vincent D'Onofrio    Father Casey
Jodie Foster    Sister Assumpta
Jake Richardson    Wade
Tyler Long    Joey Scalisi
Melissa Suzanne McBride    Mrs. Doyle

Production and Technical Credits

Composer    Marco Beltrami

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2002/06/14 35 $55,000   9 $6,111   $55,000 3
2002/06/21 23 $191,000 +247% 76 $2,513   $279,000 10
2002/06/28 24 $225,000 +18% 125 $1,800   $617,000 17
2002/07/05 29 $185,000 -18% 97 $1,907   $1,035,000 24
2002/07/12 36 $101,304 -45% 63 $1,608   $1,382,312 31
2002/07/19 46 $60,234 -41% 49 $1,229   $1,507,000 38
2002/07/26 55 $37,401 -38% 38 $984   $1,587,211 45
2002/08/02 63 $23,103 -38% 36 $642   $1,643,210 52
2002/08/09 72 $15,203 -34% 23 $661   $1,685,424 59
2002/08/16 75 $13,253 -13% 19 $698   $1,708,643 66
2002/08/23 75 $16,251 +23% 16 $1,016   $1,730,210 73
2002/08/30 85 $7,175 -56% 10 $718   $1,743,385 80
2002/09/06 90 $4,925 -31% 8 $616   $1,751,328 87
2002/09/20 129 $1,720   4 $430   $1,757,506 101
2002/09/27 122 $2,761 +61% 6 $460   $1,760,367 108
2002/10/04 116 $2,704 -2% 6 $451   $1,763,597 115
2002/10/11 100 $2,512 -7% 5 $502   $1,768,813 122
2002/10/18 113 $2,406 -4% 5 $481   $1,771,948 129
2002/10/25 115 $2,123 -12% 3 $708   $1,775,071 136
2002/11/01 107 $1,452 -32% 2 $726   $1,777,523 143
2002/11/08 102 $1,226 -16% 2 $613   $1,779,284 150

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2002/06/14 36 $88,000   9 $9,778   $88,000 7
2002/06/21 23 $304,000 +245% 76 $4,000   $392,000 14
2002/06/28 22 $458,000 +51% 125 $3,664   $850,000 21
2002/07/05 24 $431,008 -6% 97 $4,443   $1,281,008 28
2002/07/12 35 $165,758 -62% 63 $2,631   $1,446,766 35
2002/07/19 45 $103,044 -38% 49 $2,103   $1,549,810 42
2002/07/26 57 $70,297 -32% 38 $1,850   $1,620,107 49
2002/08/02 59 $50,114 -29% 36 $1,392   $1,670,221 56
2002/08/09 75 $25,169 -50% 23 $1,094   $1,695,390 63
2002/08/16 80 $18,569 -26% 19 $977   $1,713,959 70
2002/08/23 70 $22,251 +20% 16 $1,391   $1,736,210 77
2002/08/30 80 $10,193 -54% 10 $1,019   $1,746,403 84
2002/09/06 84 $9,383 -8% 8 $1,173   $1,755,786 91
2002/09/20 127 $1,820   4 $455   $1,757,606 105
2002/09/27 123 $3,287 +81% 6 $548   $1,760,893 112
2002/10/04 94 $5,408 +65% 6 $901   $1,766,301 119
2002/10/11 99 $3,241 -40% 5 $648   $1,769,542 126
2002/10/18 109 $3,406 +5% 5 $681   $1,772,948 133
2002/10/25 107 $3,123 -8% 3 $1,041   $1,776,071 140
2002/11/01 98 $1,987 -36% 2 $994   $1,778,058 147
2002/11/08 99 $1,226 -38% 2 $613   $1,779,284 154

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records


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